Tag: River Irwell

Copyright: Rob Brown

“I literally had to wade through a river to get back home” – Flooding in Salford following heavy rainfall

Roads across Salford have experienced heavy flooding after 12 hours of heavy rain. The rainfall began at 4pm yesterday evening, […]

300-year-old footpath at risk of being closed by Ralli Quays development

Campaigners protest against Ralli Quays development plans putting 300-year-old footpath at risk

A footpath running along the River Irwell is in danger of being closed after plans were proposed to build a […]

Copyright: Peter Openshaw. Permission given

“It makes our collective efforts worthwhile” – otter spotted in the River Irwell in Salford

An otter has been seen in the Irwell River at the University of Salford Adephi building in the centre of Salford.

Copyright - Keith Williamson. Licensed for use under CC BY-SA 2.0

“Making the vision of a healthier environment” Protecting the River Irwell

Representatives from the Irwell River Catchment and Groundwork Greater Manchester attended the Greater Manchester Natural Capital Conference to further the […]

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Christmas Cruise to set sail up the River Irwell

Manchester River Cruises have launched their annual Christmas Cruise that takes passengers on a scenic trip through the River Irwell.